Chris has married two times, and has three children.
Christopher Charles Collins became his legal name when his stepfather adopted him.
Chris won the San Francisco International Stand-Up Comedy Competition in 1990.
He performed in most of the major comedy venues in the United States and Canada.
He was originally meant to do the voice for C.M Burns and Moe the Bartender on "The Simpsons", but he left during season 1.
His career started in the mid 70s, when he acted on stage and did voice overs on the Boston radio station WBCN.
His first voice acting job was an English dubbing of a 1979 anime series "Space Battleship Yamato".
Chris toured as a successful stand up comedian in 1980-1990.
Chris had guest starred in shows such as Star Trek: Deep Space 9, Star Trek: Next Generation and Seinfeld.
He was a very well establisher voice actor in the 80s, he voice characters in 80s classics such as Transformers and G.I. Joe.
Died on the 12th of June 1994 in Ventura, Californiam from a cerebral hemorrhage.
Chris' birth name was Christopher Lawrence Latta.